45 of the Best Social Media Analytics Tools

agora pulse

We’ve culled the best social media analytics tools to save you the time and pain of sifting through everything out there. How do you measure your brand’s progress on social media and make sure you’re on track to reach your marketing goals? Google Analytics.

TikTok Analytics Defined for Brands and Marketers

Ignite Social Media

It’s no secret that TikTok has become a powerhouse social media network, but for brands and marketers using the app for their businesses it’s important to understand what TikTok analytics are accessible, and more importantly, what each metric means. TikTok Analytics Defined.

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Social Media Definitions: KPIs and Other Valuable Terms to Know

Ignite Social Media

The social media world is full of crazy terminology, and the terms keep adding up the more the industry evolves. Throughout this post we’ve outlined some of the most important social media definitions you need to arm yourself with to be dangerous. Social Media Definitions.

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You Can’t Manage What You Can’t Measure! Social Media Analytics

Harp Interactive

The client wants to know if their social media campaign is working! They want to understand how social media marketing will meet their goals before they commit to a budget allocation for a “mythical campaign&#. Social media marketing companies like other marketing agencies need to back their claims with statistics and provide metrics to prove effectiveness. SocialToo : Creates social surveys and manage Twitter Follower.

The Top 15 Hashtag Analytics Tools in 2021

Keyhole.co

Top Hashtag Analytics Tools for 2021 – Updated in December 2020. In a world with an overflow of information, setting up a social media marketing can be just the beginning of a complex process. Well, this process is made extremely easy with the hashtag analytics right tools.

How to use YouTube Analytics to optimize your video performance

Sprout Social

And there’s no better place to gather actionable insights than your YouTube Analytics. But while YouTube’s native analytics platform is a treasure trove of data, its depth can be overwhelming for total beginners. Why measuring your YouTube Analytics is so important.

Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report

Sprout Social

The report combines a variety of social media analytics from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn to benchmark your business’ overall success on social. The Group Report allows you to compare and analyze your social strategy across networks by aggregating common metrics across channels and timeframes. Turn Social Data Into Actionable Insights. We’ve wrapped up our reports overhaul with an update to our Group Report.

Twitter Analytics: Your Guide to Drive Traffic and Boost Sales [Updated in 2020]

Keyhole.co

Twitter Analytics Guide. Marketers are constantly in search of actionable insights to improve their social media strategies. You’ve likely turned to how-to blogs, attended webinars, and subscribed to newsletters for newer and better social media insights.

More Data, Better Results: Introducing LinkedIn Analytics and More

Buffer Social

Success on social media can often feel like a secret science. But creating a successful social media strategy is a skill that can be learned. That’s why analytics are so important. Analytics help you to make better decisions and get better results.

10 Best Social Media Management Tools

agora pulse

Shopping for social media management tools? Or need to upgrade to a new social media scheduling app? But with dozens of available options, how do you know which is the best social media tool? Not one social media app works best for every organization.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators by Tamar Weinberg on September 23, 2009 Share This is a guest post from Josh Schnell, founder of Macgasm.net and web developer. This is no less true for the world of social networks. I guess it’s a “social&# problem.

What to Look for in a Social Media Post Scheduler

agora pulse

Are you overwhelmed by all the content to publish and share in your role as a social media manager? A social media post scheduler can ease your workload. to start using a social media scheduler? What Is a Social Media Post Scheduler?

What’s Does the Daily Routine of a Social Media Manager Look Like?

agora pulse

Bonus Material: Free Social Content Calendar. How can a social media manager do it all? Here’s a look at the daily routine of a social media manager. Check Paid Social Campaigns. Next, make your way through your social inbox.

Create the Ultimate Social Media Report That Impresses Your Clients (and Boss)

agora pulse

Create the ultimate social media report that can impress clients and colleagues alike by following these tips for social media managers. Find out how to create the ultimate social media report that can impress clients and colleagues alike by following these steps.

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7 best social media audit tools in 2019

Unmetric

Social media audits pose a great opportunity to help you understand the relationship your brand has with its audience. It helps you identify gaps and gives you more clarity on how your brand performs across several social media networks. Why perform a social media audit?

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Social media: the ultimate skills cheat sheet

Sherrilynne Starkie

The term ‘social media consultant’ can mean different things to different people because there is a whole range of skills and talents on offer. The cheat sheet provides a summary of the key skills a well-rounded social media consultant should possess. Articles, website content, social media updates, email campaigns. Video Production Social networks are increasingly optimised for video content.

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Using Google Trends to Identify Social Media Opportunities

Jon Loomer

Marketers should utilize available data sources — particularly free sources — to better understand how the social platform landscape is shifting. We can use Google search data (via Google Trends) to identify social media opportunities – especially related to advertising.

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The Best Free Tools for Twitter Analytics

Adam Sherk

During a social media audit I like to run a company’s Twitter profiles through some basic analysis tools to set benchmarks and compare them to competitors. I got good response to my post on Facebook analytics tools so I thought I’d do something similar for Twitter. Twitter Web Analytics. Topsy Social Analytics. Beyond Facebook Insights: Useful Facebook Analytics Tools. Social Media

Why Choose a Social Media Management Tool Over a Native Tool?

agora pulse

Using native tools well enough but intrigued by a social media management solution? Read on for solid reasons why it might be time to ditch the native tools and go with a social media scheduling tool. So, you can do basic social media management using native apps.

The Beginner’s Guide to Facebook Analytics

Hootsuite

If your business is using Facebook, you need to be using Facebook analytics. It’s packed full of insights and data that can help you get the most from the social network that reaches 1.62 Why use Facebook analytics (a.k.a. How to use Facebook analytics. Social Strategy

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. 71% say they are likely to purchase an item based on social media referrals; in fact, consumers report that social media plays almost as big a role in purchasing decisions as does television. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website.

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How to find your most successful social media posts

Sprout Social

If you’re trying to figure out how to find your most successful social media posts, your head is in the right place. The most recent Sprout Social Index notes that the majority of marketers are expected to regularly discuss the results of their social presence with their bosses.

gazeMetrix: Monitor Your Visual Brand Mentions Based on Image Recognition

Mindjumpers

But there is a dark side, which, until now, has been immeasurable, to the great frustration of social media analysts: Visual brand mentions. The monitoring tool allows brand to tap into a world of formerly unseen social data thus providing brands with new and valuable insights. With all the various monitoring and social data aggregations tools combined, brands are increasingly able to collect true insights. 2012 in Recap: The Year of Visual Social Media.

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Social Media Marketing 101 for Small [and New] Businesses

Keyhole.co

So, we made this Social Media Marketing 101 guide just for you. Social media can be a powerful (and affordable!) What you may not know is how to get started and make social media work harder for your small (or new) business. Blog Social Media Marketing

The Most Overrated Social Media Metric

Convince & Convert

The most overrated social media metric is traffic from social outposts. Pinterest has spawned a new way of consuming and searching information, and may be the poster child for the coming image-centric social Web that will make written blogs like mine look quaintly Amish by 2014. The Social Media Metrics That Matter. Those are data points that are easily determined with web analytics and goal funnels, but are different for every company.

Social Media Attribution: How to Get Started

Buffer Social

Especially when it comes to a top-of-funnel channel like social media, how can you ensure social gets credit for the impact it’s having? Seeing the impact of your social media marketing is definitely possible with an attribution strategy that assigns value to the channels that send new business your way. Attribution is very close to another key social media metric: ROI. UTMs appear in your Google Analytics reports.

What Are You Looking Forward to in Social Media in 2020?: Experts Round-Up

agora pulse

We asked some of our favorite social media experts to share what they look forward to seeing in social media for 2020. Here’s what got them bright-eyed and excited … Jay Baer: “2020 is going to be the year that brands stop random acts of social.

How to Set Up Google Analytics: A Step-by-Step Guide

Hootsuite

Knowing how to set up Google Analytics is the first step to understanding: Who your website’s visitors are. Google Analytics is absolutely free. However, setting up Google Analytics can be hard (to put it mildly). Why you need Google Analytics.

The Dos and Don’ts of a Social Media Automation Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

A staggering 74 percent of Internet-using adults are active on at least one social networking website. And with more than 3 billion users online , that amounts to almost 2 billion social network users. The sheer amount of traffic that social media sites see every day makes it an insurmountable task to manage multiple social profiles manually. Social media automation addresses this challenge beautifully. Automating content aggregation is okay.

Introducing Social Media Informers

Ari Herzog

Joining Janet Fouts , Kyle Lacy , Alex Blom , Dave Fleet , Joel Postman , Damian Davila , Jennifer Jones , and others, you can add “social media informer&# to my bio the next time you introduce me. That is, my and their blog content are now syndicated and aggregated on a new online community that informs you about social media. In this sense, the site aggregates content but doesn’t own it; each blogger owns it.

Social Media Event Promotion: The Complete Guide

Hootsuite

When it comes to social media event promotion, it’s important to make a plan. Social media tools let you engage with your audience in creative ways that boost attendance and make for a better experience. But, social media event promotion is far from over once your guests walk through the door. An effective social media event strategy will involve connecting with your followers before, during, and after an event.

Sysomos Audience Moves Towards Measuring Social Media ROI

Dave Fleet

Social media ROI is a hot topic right now, as social media begins to (slowly) mature. The purists who insisted that the conversation alone was and end, rather than a means, are diminishing in volume and a more rational, approach is emerging balancing the revolutionary aspects of social media with those that are simply evolutionary from existing business practices. Tags: measurement monitoring social media tools Sysomos

Using Google Trends to Identify Social Media Opportunities

Jon Loomer

Marketers should utilize available data sources — particularly free sources — to better understand how the social platform landscape is shifting. We can use Google search data (via Google Trends) to identify social media opportunities – especially related to advertising.

How Benelli Races Ahead of the Competition on Social Media

Unmetric

Then you smell the coffee and start working on a social media report on Bikes. I analyzed the social media performance of Benelli , Harley-Davidson , Indian , KTM, Royal Enfield , Triumph , and Yamaha R-Series during the month of July 2016. The Unmetric Engagement Score is an aggregate of the Likes, Comments and Shares received by Brand Posts that factors in the number of people likely to see it).

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

As social media marketing has become ubiquitous ( 88% of marketers say social media is important for their businesses), hundreds of new tools have developed just in the past few years: tools for social media management, monitoring, measurement, automation, identifying influencers, creating graphical content, and more. Image credit: Buddy Media. 7 Social Media Tools to Boost Your Effectiveness in a Noisy World by Seriously Social.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search A Social Media Scoreboard That Works March 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Clearly, there’s no shortage of data and possible social media success metrics.

Social Media Optimization 3 Steps to Tweeting with a Purpose

Convince & Convert

Social media optimization gives you the ability to not waste bullets. As Charlene Li said – and I routinely steal this line – “social media isn’t inexpensive, it’s different expensive.&#. Smart companies are using social media optimization and social media marketing software to add some clarity to the value of their behavior on the social Web. Getting smarter at social analytics requires three things: 1.

Who’s Driving the Data Movement? Social Media Managers

Buffer Social

What if the most valuable data person on your team is your social media manager ? When you think of all the many data roles on a team, social media rarely bubbles to the top. Regardless, teams with social media managers are sitting on a goldmine of data and information. If you’re serious about making data-informed decisions for your brand, then give social media managers a seat at the table. Well, on social media, guess what?

LinkedIn Analytics: The Complete Guide

Sprout Social

While social recruiting is definitely one of LinkedIn’s main functions, it has evolved into much more. As a part of this shift, the B2B social network has also made big changes to LinkedIn Analytics (formerly Insights) that allows companies to access data to measure their efforts. LinkedIn Analytics focuses on three main areas: Company updates. LinkedIn Analytics will also show you how your follower count stacks up against competitors in your industry.

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything. Luckily for us, there are a plethora of great social media tools on the market to help you succeed in your role and stay productive. Tools for content curation, discovery, scheduling, publishing, analytics, and more can be used to enhance your effectiveness. The 10 top social media tools to try in 2019. 9: Native Analytics. #10:

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The Fight for the Future of Influencer Analytics

Convince & Convert

The first forays into trying to account for offline influence, using Wikipedia pages and mentions as an important signal (since they are harder to fake and game than most social media). Significant increases in transparency, as a new social interactions ticker shows what you published and who it impacted. That is true, and I can look at the analytics from my Buffer and Argyle Social accounts to prove it. The Rise of Channel Influence Analytics.

How Groupon Integrates Social Media and Customer Experience

Convince & Convert

via Groupon Instagram Globally, about 100 Groupon employees have a hand in social, but only a dozen of them are dedicated to social full-time. Paul’s team uses Sprinklr to manage their social content across platforms and across countries. Holy Social Sony has created a new social network , and it’s dedicated entirely to football (well, soccer). Nick says, “It’s truly connecting the world in a social space all tied back to this one event.”

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything. Luckily for us, there are a plethora of great social media tools on the market to help you succeed in your role and stay productive. Tools for content curation, discovery, scheduling, publishing, analytics, and more can be used to enhance your effectiveness. The 10 top social media tools to try in 2019. 9: Native Analytics. #10:

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